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Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 08-25-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 281
Posted By USIRON
0-30 v 5-30

Got to agree. only use Sunoco or shell 93 oct. Can't be that much diff in MPG. Got 26.5 MPG (76 MPH on cruze) up and back last time I went 2 yrs ago. I will just stick with 5-30. :RockinVert5thGen:
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 08-25-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 281
Posted By USIRON
0-30 v5-30

Going on a trip to Ohio, 0-30 advertises better MPG
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 08-25-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 281
Posted By USIRON
Mobil 1 0-30 vrs 5-30

0-30 container says it meets warr requirements, don't have any cold issues here in Fla. I know I can't change oil weight in my Mustang GT 5.0 because of the veriable cam timing, will it do any harm...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 06-14-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,322
Posted By USIRON
SSNYSTR, I work for an "old school" auto supply...

SSNYSTR, I work for an "old school" auto supply store here in Melbourne Fl. We sell royal purple, AMSOIL, Lucas, And all the other oils. (have to keep the customer happy) Some engines (Jap German &...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-27-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,211
Posted By USIRON
DWS

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:thumbdown:My first set of rear P-0s wore out in the center very fast due to the hot (100+ %) temps we get here in...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-27-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,619
Posted By USIRON
DWS

:thumbdown: My first set of rear P-0s wore out in the center very fast due to the hot (100+ %) temps we get here in Florida. (Had to adjust air press down to not go beyond 36 while driving) I...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 03-27-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1,850
Views: 187,886
Posted By USIRON
:emoticon1:IMHO they could have vented the hot...

:emoticon1:IMHO they could have vented the hot air out of the back of the hood. The vent in the middle of the hood ruins the looks and prevents having the classic stripes. Is it just me or does the...
Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics 06-08-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 48,194
Posted By USIRON
Salesperson driving new Camaro.

Ordered our 2010 2SS/RS and waited 3 months to get it, Misty my sales person let the driver off load it from the truck and she would not let anyone else drive it! She drove it to service and when PDI...
Forum: Autos For Sale / Wanted 11-28-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,461
Posted By USIRON
Hertz and Enterprise and others have Camaros, I...

Hertz and Enterprise and others have Camaros, I see them in the airport lots on occasion. I got a car from Enterprise when our car was being worked on at the dealer. I requested a Camaro as a rental...
Forum: Wheels / Tires 11-15-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 994
Posted By USIRON
Tires are SOLD!

Tires are SOLD!
Forum: Wheels / Tires 11-02-2011, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 994
Posted By USIRON
Selling 2 Like New 275 40 20 Continental DWS (Dry Wet Snow) tires.

Selling 2 Like New 275 40 20 Continental DWS (Dry Wet Snow) tires. These are fresh, (made 37th week of 2011) like new tires that were mounted for only 3 weeks. Tread depth measures 11/32" and casting...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-01-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 117,532
Posted By USIRON
You learn something every day.

Very interesting reading. I can see where the tire industry has gone both in tread compound and design. If you evaluate the design of the Bridgestone vs the Firestone, the Firestone is a more open,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-31-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 117,532
Posted By USIRON
With all due respect, NOT on black ice.

With all due respect, NOT on black ice.
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-31-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By USIRON
That's what I thaught! Has been in the 90's here...

That's what I thaught! Has been in the 90's here like forever. I am going to run less pressure when I replace tires and monitor them closely. 36lbs must be an average for across the US. It seems to...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-31-2011, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By USIRON
alignment

I agree, did not realize they were that bad until I took pics. Looking for a set of takeoffs as we speak. WIll have alig. when tires are changed. Thanks
Forum: Wheels / Tires 08-31-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 380
Posted By USIRON
WTB : Stock 20" Pirelli PZero Takeoffs. Also OEM brake pads.

Looking to buy a set of low mileage 20" OEM Takeoff wheels and tires. I do not want to get into shipping, I will pick them up anywhere in Florida. I am also interested in low milage OEM Takeoff brake...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-30-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,508
Posted By USIRON
Aftermarket OEM style wheels.

I was in Discount Tire today and the manager showed me some OEM copies he had available in a catalog for $168 ea. They looked just like OEM's. Hope this helps.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 08-30-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,110
Posted By USIRON
Here's my auto insurance mess!

I have been with State Farm since 1970 when Nationwide dropped me for no good reason when I left the Coast Guard. We have had nothing but good service from them. Wife had a stero/compact disc player...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-30-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By USIRON
Weird rear tread ware pattern.

Could very well be align. issue. Went and took a close look, didn't realize L tire is worn more than rt. could be a pressure issue also as center is worn more than edges. Going to talk to the dealer...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-30-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 117,532
Posted By USIRON
I haven't lived in snow country in ages but when...

I haven't lived in snow country in ages but when I did I ran winter studded tires. Are studded tires still being used? The safety factor was light-years better than winter tires without them. Of...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-30-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By USIRON
Weird rear tred ware pattern.

My rear tires are both wearing more on the first deep tred groove from the outside edge than any where across the tred. I am used to seeing tire wear flat across the tire unless the tire is over or...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-24-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,211
Posted By USIRON
Rotate side to side

Dealer wants to sell tires ! I rotate side to side at every oil change, NO side effects detected, 25900 miles so far. Rears will be changed by fall, fronts have over 50 % left. Happy motoring.
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 08-10-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,650
Posted By USIRON
Mine was replaced under warr.

Mine was replaced under warr.
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 08-09-2011, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 466
Posted By USIRON
Originally Posted by USIRON This is really...

Originally Posted by USIRON
This is really weird! This morning (Aug 8) my wife lost Onstar and the XM radio lost all sound and locked up, but we could not turn the radio OFF! It's in the shop and...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 08-09-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By USIRON
Similar problem

Daniel, go to Bluetooth active with car off? Thread and read my posts. It may assist you.
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 08-09-2011, 08:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,709
Posted By USIRON
Back from the shop

:happyanim: Tech ran a scan and found out the problem was softwear needed updating. They re-programmed something and the XM, Bluetooth and Onstar are now working properly. As our Camaro was an early...
Forum: Audio, Video, Bluetooth, Navigation, Radar, Electronics Forum 08-08-2011, 09:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,709
Posted By USIRON
This is really weird! This morning (Aug 8) my...

This is really weird! This morning (Aug 8) my wife lost Onstar and the XM radio lost all sound and locked up, but we could not turn the radio OFF! It's in the shop and she's in a rental. Dealer had...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-01-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 16,652
Posted By USIRON
This issue has me puzzled. 24500 mi on my 2010...

This issue has me puzzled. 24500 mi on my 2010 2ss / rs original brake pads and never a sound from time of delivery to today. I have talked to a good number of Camaro owners and no one has ever...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection 07-01-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By USIRON
I use a product called Liquid Glass. It is not a...

I use a product called Liquid Glass. It is not a wax, used on aircraft (to reduce air friction) and classic cars. Makes my IOM with charcoal stirpes look great. Polish away.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 08-21-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,255
Posted By USIRON
Oil changes do help MPG

Very good food for thaught. Do you have a link to an oil lab ? I will keep monitoring MPG's over the same route, apples for apples and see if the trend is up or down. The reason I think the oil...
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